Pre-Kindergarten, Kindergarten, and First Grade Registration

Posted by District on 2/11/2020

St. Mary Parish Public Schools will begin registration for pre-kindergarten, kindergarten, and first grade students at area schools. 

All pre-kindergarten students must be four (4) years old and all kindergarten students must be five (5) years old on or before September 30, 2020, for the 2020-2021 school session.  Any student entering first grade in the fall and not currently enrolled in a public school kindergarten should register on the designated registration days. 

Parents and guardians are asked to attend registration at the school in their attendance zone. Registration for elementary schools in St. Mary Parish will be held from 9:00 AM until 1:00 PM on Monday, March 23, 2020.  Due to the large number of students at Hattie Watts Elementary, pre-kindergarten registration will be held on Monday, March 23, and kindergarten registration will be held on Tuesday, March 24.

Parents are asked to bring the information listed below on the day of registration:

  • Birth certificate
  • Immunization record
  • Social security card
  • Allergy information
  • Proof of residency
  • Proof of income (pre-kindergarten students only)

Additional information can be found in the official press release